Larrea Tridentata; Desert Chaparral, also named Creosote is unique to Arizona and other dry regions like the Mohave Desert and the Chihuahuan Desert. A powerful and sacred desert plant used to soothe and heal skin conditions. The plant releases that familiar musky, earthy smell from a coating on its leaves that helps it conserve water.
A natural healing salve with endless skincare benefits!
DESERT CHAPARRAL CREOSOTE:
The creosote bush is known to have a wide range of curative properties. Native Americans and Native Mexicans have used this plant both internally and externally for thousands of years. This warrior plant is a strong ally in the fight against many skin ailments. With antibacterial, anti fungal, antimicrobial, antiviral, and anti-inflammatory qualities, and containing a large amount of antioxidants, chaparral can truly be called a cure-all remedy. Indigenous people rely on creosote as a ‘cure-all’ plant. Can be applied topically for any number of skin issues, including rashes, skin reactions to bug bites or allergens, burns, eczema, psoriasis, acne, chronic dry skin, chapped lips and more.
Our wild harvested creosote salve is made with pure grapeseed oil and organic beeswax .
No added fragrance, just the nostalgic scent of desert rain!
Available in 2 oz and 3 oz Metal tin stored in a cloth pouch, a CREOSOTE fact sheet included.